Skip to main content

About your Search

Search Results 0 to 3 of about 4
Oct 31, 2012 3:00am PDT
storm recovery, and president obama is heading off to new jersey today with governor chris christie so assess the storm damage and look at it first hand, and also he will have with him, i'm sure fema administrator craig fewgate. one who has been following the work of fema particularly in this particular storm situation, fawn johnson with the national journal. thanks for coming in. >> good morning. >> bill: you have written watch what you say about fema. >> yeah, i always find it amusing politicians what they say in the middle of a big storm that could be a potential problem like with what you saw with hurricane sandy, and you saw it earlier this year they had to shorten their convention for a couple of days because of the storm, right? >> bill: right. >> and it is interesting to see what people say in the immediate aftermath, and what you say when the weather is nice. >> bill: because disaster relief for the house republicans -- before we get to mitt romney. for the house republicans disaster relief has had no special cache' for them. >> no. but that's nothing -- that's nothing differe
Oct 30, 2012 3:00am PDT
at the way fema works today and the way it has worked since president obama has been in the white house. again, it is not just me saying this there's been nothing but praise for fema and craig if fugate from republican governors. mcdonnell in virginia. chris christie in new jersey. even bobby jindal in louisiana. have praised the fact right now there is a close partnership between the white house and the governor's republican and democratic governors. but listen talk about fema. paul ryan, his budget cut -- "new york times" reports this morning. congressional republicans cut 43% out of the primary fema grants that pay for disaster preparedness. remember eric cantor. remember peter, eric cantor, the hurricane struck his district fema wanted to go in there. they wanted more money because of some of the disasters. they asked for more money to deal with the earthquake. even in cantor's district. he said no. we're not going to give fema anymore money unless you cut money from healthcare, you know. so they've been -- anti-disaster relief and again, mitt romney who wants to give it to th
Nov 1, 2012 3:00am PDT
relationship. >> bill: yes and i love you, barack. barack obama says i love ya back baby. >> obama: governor christie throughout this response has been responsive. he's been aggressive in making sure that the state got out in front of this incredible storm. >> bill: i gotta tell you after this election, after they get out of the way and obama's re-elected and romney is history, you're going to see chris christie at the white house i'll bet you for more than one occasion. >> that sound you're hearing is mitt romney pulling his hair out as he watched that press conference. >> bill: coming up today ben jealous, president of the naacp will be with us. chris will be here as a "friend of bill." and daniel stone now with "national geographic." >> the triumphant return of the stone! >> bill: we're bringing him back. mitt romney lying through his teeth about g.m. and chrysler! and got caught. but first -- >> this is the "full court press." >> on this thursday, other headlines making news, kelsey grammer raised eyebrows when he and his wife brought their 3-month-old daughter to hugh hefner's halloween party at
Nov 2, 2012 3:00am PDT
said, barack obama can't find leadership, he doesn't know how to lead, he wouldn't know how to find a light switch in the room, and as jon stewart pointed out, he found that f-ing light switch. >> yeah, governor christie is not only a governor, but the governor of a democratic state, and what were his options anyway? what was he going to do criticize president obama when he responded so well -- >> bill: then obama would say, i guess we'll give that money to connecticut instead. [ laughter ] >> well, of course not, but christie was acting like a governor that made the calculation if there was a way he had to be this was the way. either way it didn't help romney. >> bill: not at all. we just talked to congressman gary peters representing the very district where this chrysler jeep plant is located in toledo and the romney campaign is certainly implying that as a result of the bailout, chrysler's plans are to move the jeep plant to china. gary peters has said it is totally untrue along with a lot of other people. can romney get away with that? >> this has turned into the 11th-hour ad wars
Search Results 0 to 3 of about 4